Notice is hereby given that a Special Election will be held Tuesday, May 3, 2016, from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. The purpose of the election is to vote on the following proposal as presented and listed below:
PRIMARY/MAJOR/LOCAL ROADS AND BRIDGE IMPROVEMENTS AUTHORIZING THE COUNTY TO INCREASE BY UP TO 2.5 MILLS ($2. PER $1,000 OF TAXABLE VALUATION) FOR A PERIOD OF TEN (10) YEARS FOR ROAD PURPOSES WITHIN THE INCORPORATED CITIES AND VILLAGES IN ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, MICHIGAN FOR CONSTRUCTION, IMPROVEMENT, REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE OF PRIMARY ROADS, MAJOR STREETS, LOCAL ROADS, AND BRIDGES UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE ST. JOSEPH COUNTY ROAD COMMISSION, WITH THE MONEY TO BE COLLECTED AND DISTRUBTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL APPLICALBE STATUES.
Full text of the proposals is available by contacting your clerk, at www.stjosephcountymi.org/clerk or at Michigan.gov/sos.
Placards with voting instructions will be provided at the polling places. Instruction materials are available in alternate formats upon request, and the polling locations are accessible.
City of Three Rivers – Riverside Church at 207 East Michigan Avenue
Constantine Township – Township Hall at 165 Canaris
Fabius Township – Township Hall at 13108 Broadway
Flowerfield Township – Township Hall at northeast corner of M-216 and Creglow Road
Lockport Township – Township Hall at northwest corner of Holtom and River Road
Mendon Township – Township Hall at 136 West Main
Park Township – Township Hall at 53640 Parkville Road
Please contact your City / Township Clerk for information regarding absentee ballots. The last day for absentee ballots to be mailed is Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.